In a hurry? Choose pre-cut vegetables from the grocery store salad bar. Pick up the garnishes as well, such as roasted salted sunflower seeds and chopped green onions.
In this stir-fry, the flavors of celery and soy and the crunch of chow mein noodles will remind you of take-out chow mein, that ever-popular, American-Chinese original.
Look for sesame-ginger stir-fry sauce in the Asian foods section of the grocery store. If you prefer a vegan sauce, read the labels carefully. Some stir-fry sauces are seasoned with fish or oyster sauce.